Tag Archive: Gamepad


How to connect a Bluetooth gamepad to your Oculus Go

If you want access to every game in the Oculus Store, you’re going to need a gamepad.

Not every Oculus Go game can be played with just the included remote control. Sometimes you need multiple joysticks, or multiple triggers, or even a proper D-Pad to really enjoy a game. In those cases what you really want is a gamepad. You may have noticed one of those didn’t come in the box with your Oculus Go, and the  [Read More…]

Best Gamepad for Oculus Go

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Best overall SteelSeries Stratus XL

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The folks at SteelSeries have a long history of quality controllers for mobile platforms, and the Stratus XL kicks that up a notch. Instead of focusing on portability and pocketability like the other controllers in this product line, SteelSeries focused on comfort and capability which makes it an incredible choice for the Oculus Go. It has all the quality of a major  [Read More…]

Motorola’s Gamepad Mod is a Verizon exclusive, ships Aug. 25 for $79.99

Motorola’s new Gamepad Moto Mod is coming to Verizon — and only Verizon — this month.

Ever since we heard about Motorola’s upcoming Gamepad Mod for the Moto Z series, it’s been top-of-mind for gadgets to try. Well, that will soon be possible when the add-on goes on sale exclusively at Verizon on August 25 for $ 79.99.

Yes, along with a red-hued JBL SoundBoost 2 speaker Mod, the Moto Gamepad will be sold only at Verizon stores and  [Read More…]

Best Gamepad For Samsung Gear VR

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Best Overall SteelSeries Stratus XL

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The folks at SteelSeries have a long history of quality controllers for mobile platforms, and the Stratus XL kicks that up a notch. Instead of focusing on portability and pocketability like the other controllers in this product line, SteelSeries focused on comfort and capability which makes it an incredible choice for the Samsung Gear VR. It has all the quality of a  [Read More…]

Moto GamePad Mod now up for pre-order, exclusively from Verizon

Announced back in June alongside the Moto Z2 Play, the Moto GamePad Mod is finally available for pre-order as a Verizon exclusive. Gaming fans who want to transform their Moto Z2 Play (or Moto Z2 Force or the older Moto Z) into a wide-format handheld gaming console can grab one for $ 79.99. However, be warned […]

The Moto GamePad Mod is finally here and it’s awesome

Mobile gamers will be a fan of this.

Motorola’s stable of Mods for its Moto Z lineup of phones is constantly growing, and one of the coolest of the lot is the GamePad Mod that adds physical gaming controls to your phone. It was teased back in June with the launch of the Moto Z2 Play, but now we’ve actually used a production model and can tell you what this accessory brings to the (gaming) table.

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Motorola’s GamePad Moto Mod is arriving this summer for $79.99 alongside other fresh Mod options

Game better, charge better and listen better with new Moto Mods coming soon for the Moto Z lineup.

Back at Mobile World Congress, Motorola announced a number of interesting Mods for its Moto Z line, and we now know how much they’ll be and when they’ll be available.

If you’re not familiar, Moto Mods are Motorola’s take on augmenting smartphone features by magnetically attaching accessories through very strong magnets to a high-speed data port on the back  [Read More…]

Digital Depth’s new ALL Controller is an universal gamepad

I know what you are thinking….. Yet another fly by night idea landing on Kickstarter looking to entice us into parting with our hard earned cash, when the product hasn’t even been made yet. The past few years have shown us two things, a publicly funded project has the ability to be both a outrageously […]

Satechi’s Bluetooth Gamepad makes mobile gaming fun for a console gamer (Review)

I have a shocking confession. I don’t play mobile games. I think it’s mostly for the same reasons I play very few games on my desktop. I grew up playing games on a console with a controller sitting on my couch. It’s what I’m used to. I don’t like tapping a screen repeatedly or using

Amkette Evo Gamepad Pro 2 takes smartphone gaming to the next level

After the launch of the Evo Gamepad Pro in August last year, Amkette, an Indian lifestyle technology brand, has introduced an upgraded version of its wireless Bluetooth controller for Android smartphones, the Evo Gamepad Pro 2.

Amkette Evo Gamepad Pro 2 comes with media control buttons, and over 400 compatible games are available through the Evo Gamepad app.

One of the key features in the Gamepad Pro 2 is the introduction of the sleep mode, which shuts  [Read More…]